- Upon first complaint of a violation, Animal Control must issue a written advisement to the dog owner, or someone at the residence where the violation is occurring.Step 2
- When second and subsequent complaints are filed, and a written advisement is on file at the Animal Control Center, two witnesses will be needed for further enforcement action.
The witnesses must be from separate households within the neighborhood and
willing to testify in court.
An Animal Control Officer can be the second witness if they observe the violation while on the scene, and in no way initiate the barking.Return to brochure table of contents